Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Jones began her nursing career working in the University of Kentucky Emergency Department, a Level I trauma center. She completed her PhD in Nursing in 2015 with a focus on outcomes associated with use of older stored blood in patients with major trauma. She is certified as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Acute Care, and in Patient Blood Management. Dr. Jones is actively involved in the Stop the Bleed campaign through her connections with the UAB trauma team, and is a certified Stop The Bleed instructor. For more information on Stop the Bleed training, please contact uabstb@uab.edu. Dr. Jones currently serves as Co-Director of the BSN Honors Program.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 Older Blood Is Associated With Increased Mortality and Adverse Events in Massively Transfused Trauma Patients: Secondary Analysis of the PROPPR Trial 2019
    2019 Improving Transition to Practice: Integration of Advanced Cardiac Life Support Into a Baccalaureate nursing program 2019
    2019 Characterizing red blood cell age exposure in massive transfusion therapy: the scalar age of blood index (SBI) 2019
    2019 Evaluation of “Stop the Bleed” training among K-12 faculty and staff in Alabama 2019
    2018 Improving Transition to Practice: Integration of ACLS into a Baccalaureate Nursing Program 2018
    2018 Older blood is associated with increased mortality and adverse events in massively transfused trauma patients: secondary analysis of the PROPPR trial 2018
    2018 Improving Transition to Practice: Integration of ACLS into a Baccalaureate Nursing Program 2018
    2018 Using text messages to promote health in African-Americans: #HeartHealthyandCancerFree* 2018
    2018 Packed red blood cell transfusion in older adults: A systematic review 2018
    2017 From Donor to Recipient: Considerations for Blood Transfusion Outcomes Research 2017
    2017 Initial validation of a virtual blood draw exposure paradigm for fear of blood and needles 2017
    2017 Adverse Reactions to Transfusion of Blood Products and Best Practices for Prevention 2017
    2017 Adverse reactions to transfusion of blood products and guideline-based prevention and management 2017
    2017 Revised National Estimates of Emergency Department Visits for Sepsis in the United States 2017
    2017 Consequences of blood component transfusion in patients with trauma: A conceptual model 2017
    2017 Consequences of transfusing blood components in patients with trauma: A conceptual model 2017
    2017 Injury severity, sex, and transfusion volume, but not transfusion ratio, predict inflammatory complications after traumatic injury 2017
    2016 Association of blood component ratio with clinical outcomes in patients after trauma and massive transfusion a systematic review 2016
    2016 Association of blood component ratio with clinical outcomes in patients after trauma and massive transfusion: A systematic review 2016
    2016 Risk Factors for Targeted Fungal and Mycobacterial Infections in Patients Taking Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors 2016
    2015 20 things you didnt know about blood transfusion 2015
    2014 A survey of O RhD-negative red cells in the south west: Stocks and distribution compared to use and wastage 2014
    2014 Increased mortality in adult patients with trauma transfused with blood components compared with whole blood 2014
    2014 Processing, testing and selecting blood components 2014
    Older blood is associated with increased mortality and adverse events in massively transfused trauma patients
    Pre-operative Anemia is Common in Cancer Patients
    Predictors of inflammatory complications in patients Who received blood component transfusion after trauma
    Predictors of inflammatory complications in patients who received blood component transfusion after trauma
    Simulation and peer feedback in an undergraduate nursing physical assessment course: A retrospective cohort pilot study
    The Effect of Simulation and Peer Feedback on Physical Assessment Skills
    Using social media and text messages to promote health in African Americans: #HeartHealthyandCancerFree
    Using social media and text messages to promote health in African Americans: #HeartHealthyandCancerFree

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Jones's research currently includes work related to patient blood management in patients with trauma, the effects of stored blood in transfused trauma patients, and methods to promote bleeding control education in the community setting.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Dr. Jones teaches in both the traditional BSN program and the PhD program. In the BSN program, courses taught include Pathophysiologic Concepts, Pharmacotherapy I and II, Introduction to Nursing Research, Exploring Nursing Research, and Research Immersion. In the PhD program, Dr. Jones currently teaches the Responsible Conduct of Research course for first semester PhD students.
  • Teaching Activities

  • NUR318 - Pathophysiologic Concepts (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR451 - Honors II -Explor Nur Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR338 - Pharmacotherapy II (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR450 - Honors I - Intro Nurs Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR318 - Pathophysiologic Concepts (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR452L - Honors III -Research Immersion (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NRM752 - Responsible Conduct Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NRM752 - Responsible Conduct Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR318 - Pathophysiologic Concepts (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR451 - Honors II -Explor Nur Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR326 - Concepts in Adult Health Nur I (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR328 - Pharmacotherapy I (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR326 - Concepts in Adult Health Nur I (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR328 - Pharmacotherapy I (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR426 - Concepts of Complex Nursing (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR447L - Synthesis and Assim Practicum (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR427L - Concepts of Complex Nur Pract (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR311L - Nursing Skills Development I (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • Full Name

  • Allison Jones